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We have arrived in Colorado!

Well, we completed our move from Bakersfield to Meeker on November 1, 2001.  Everyone arrived ...
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/ Horses, Travel

Just an update

Spent a bit of time updating the pics pages and moving the site as a ...
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/ NET, Weather

Started a retaurant

It is now mid-may and we're still unpacking at home!  We have started a business ...
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I’m finally back here again

Looks like I'm getting an entry in here about once every year, whether it needs ...
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/ CLEC, DSL, Flag Creek Cafe, Last July, PCS, Work

We have a new baby!

After waiting 11 months we finally have our new baby pony. Even before leaving California ...
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/ BBQ, Horses

Range Call ’04

I posted a bunch of photos taken at our Range Call celebration. It is held ...
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Trip to Springfield, MO

I took a 6 day trip to Springfield, Missouri to visit Joe, Anita and Christina ...
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/ MO, Travel

Got a new camera

After 10 years or so without a good 35mm SLR I finally bought a Canon ...
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/ EOS, SLR, USM, Web/Tech

Update

Not much news recently. As if you wanted to know, I had hernia surgery, all ...
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/ Health

Summer ’05

Summer in Meeker is a short-lived thing, and this year it was very comfortable. Sandi ...
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Winer is here

Well, winter arrived early as usual.  We usually get snow on or around Halloween and ...
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/ BODY, Weather, Work

Spring in Colorado

Spring is trying... News on the work front.  For the past few years the company ...
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/ Food and Drink, UBTA, Weather, Work

Fall ’06

Well, a lot has happened since my last post. The Fudgey Duck closed rather quickly, ...
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Late Winter ’06

Not much exciting news. We started building a barn in October and it still isn't ...
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/ Dogs, Giant Schnauzer, John Deere, SS, Work

Spring is here

Spring came early this year. By late March it was somewhat comfortable for a few ...
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We may be moving…

Although we have listed the house for sale in the past, the market momentum has ...
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/ California Mesa, Travel

We DID move!

We finally moved from the house in Meeker , we stayed there wishing we had ...
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/ Travel

Getting settled in

Believe it or not, we are still unpacking stuff.  I worked all day in the ...
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/ Weather

Happy New Year 2008

It's official, 2008 is here and Sandi and I hope it brings the best to ...
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/ Health, NC, Ruraal Utilities Service, USDA, Work

Not quite spring yet…

It's been a cold and wet winter here in Delta compared to normal. For us ...
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/ Health, Weather

Spring is here

It came about mid-month and the days have been getting warmer ever since.  We are ...
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/ Horses, Weather

Just updating…

We have been working on the rental and things are going well.  We have a ...
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/ BA, BR, Health, Homestead

Mid-June update

As I mentioned, tomorrow I go in for my 2nd surgery.  I'm looking forward to ...
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/ Health, Horses

Almost July

Surgery went well, stayed in Delta Memorial 6 days. The re-attachment of my large intestine ...
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/ Delta Memorial, Health

4th of July Flag and Fireworks

I took the following photo from our back deck using my lowly iPhone 2MP camera.  ...
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/ Homestead

Great dinner

Scallops on a bed of rice and romaine.  This is part of the reason why ...
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/ Food and Drink

I love my flags

Sandi got me the flagpole several years ago for Christmas but I didn't I install ...
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/ Homestead, Weather

Skid Vicious has surgery

Sandi took her baby colt to have minor surgery done on his leg. He had ...
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/ Horses, Skid Vicious

iPhone 3G Jailbreak pending…

Link: blog.iphone-dev.org. I'm waiting impatiently for the dev team to release the jailbreak for iPhone ...
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/ App Store, FYI, OS, Web/Tech

Fly fishing

Went to a local spot outside of Hotchkiss with Sandi, Jimmy, Eva, Jeff, Leta, Justin ...
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/ Justin Dakota, Me!

Olathe Sweet Corn Festival

Brandy and the boys came down and we went to the festival. All the roasted ...
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/ Lifestyle

Stringing fence

Today I added some cross fencing to the horse pasture. It's easy. Just push in ...
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/ Homestead

Sandi is the Pied Piper

Sandi and the geese get along great. They sit in her lap and peck lightly ...
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/ Family, Homestead, LOL, Strange

Animated Drum Crushing

This is brutal.  What you are seeing is a 55 gallon drum being devoured by ...
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/ Strange

Sunset over the Cimarrons

Sandi and I went to Montrose to help Jeff and Leta paint their house and ...
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/ Cimarron Range, Photography

Hooked up again

I had my final surgery on Thursday to reverse my ileostomy and I'm being released ...
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/ Health

Captive in my own home

Although my recovery is coming along fine, my mobility is limited by abdominal tenderness. I've ...
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/ Health, Homestead

Captive in my own home

Although my recovery is coming along fine, my mobility is limited by abdominal tenderness. I've ...
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/ Health, Homestead

Ma Famiglia in Meeker

Went to lunch with Brandy, Matt, Justin, Dakota, Jimmy, Eva and Sandi.  We were there ...
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/ Family, Food and Drink

Bankruptcy hearing in Denver


I've recently returned from testifying in the NCT case and it reminds me why I ...
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/ Strange, Work

Fireside at the Veitch’s

We all had a great meal the other night.  Appetizers of shrimp and scallops followed ...
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/ Lifestyle

Bonfire for Jeff’s birthday

Sandi and I invited Jeff and Leta for dinner for his birthday and lit up ...
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/ PC, Photography

Little Baby Chick

This little guy (or girl) was hatched last week and gets around pretty well ...
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/ Homestead

Round Bales This Time

After we cut there were several days of light rain and the hay was a ...
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/ Homestead

NC Telecom Update

Well, the judge in the NCT bankruptcy case ruled that our reorganization plan and auction ...
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/ Work

Long Fall Shadows

I just thought that the evening shadows were delightful.  Fall is here. ...
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/ Homestead

Hank, Willow, Piper, Todd and Sarah

Went to a McCain/Palin rally in Grand Junction yesterday.  Sarah was there and it opened ...
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/ Current Affairs, Travel

Sunset and update

I have been remiss in my posting here so I thought I'd offer up ...
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/ Photography

Thanksgiving, a time for family

This holiday season has started.  The weather here in Delta is just about perfect for ...
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/ Lifestyle, TURKEY

Zoo Lights

Sandi and I spent the weekend in Denver finalizing the NCT auction.  We had great ...
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/ Travel, Work

Christmas Tree Trimming

Sandi and I got the tree up this afternoon.  We skipped a few years recently ...
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/ Homestead

First Cold Spell

From our weather station cam this morning: ...
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/ Homestead, Weather

We’re Official Apple Fanbois (sorta)

Sandi was the lucky recipient of an Apple MacBook Air for Christmas and she loves ...
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Happy New Year 2009

[taken with the online snapshot feature of my Canon Weather Cam and modified ...
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/ Photography

I want one of these

Heart Attack Burger
...
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/ Web/Tech

IT Management Sometimes Sux

At work we have been working on a replacement DS3 45MB feed since December and ...
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/ Web/Tech, Work

IP Change Completed

...and not a day too soon.  We spent the last half of the month replacing ...
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/ Web/Tech, Work

Moon over Elms

Great full moon last night We're expecting Zana to give us a baby pony ...
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/ Homestead, Horses, Weather

iPhone v3.0 Software Announced

Scheduled for release in June or so. Major new features ...
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/ Software Announced, Web/Tech

More iPhone stuff and NCT update

As if you were interested.  I've been running the v3.0 beta for weeks now and ...
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/ UBET, UBTA, Web/Tech, WOOT, Work

Blast from the past

Had a long phone conversation with an old friend from Mustang Software yesterday. We hadn't ...
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/ Friends, Mustang Software, Strange, Work

Happy Easter!

Just a quick note to say Happy Easter to everyone ...
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/ Happy Easter, Religion

New Baby Pics

I have been remiss in posting pics of our new baby girl.   She is about ...
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/ Horses

Irrigation ditch work

Spent a few days building an irrigation diversion box and began the installation yesterday.  Had ...
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/ Homestead

Blast from the past (redux)

Taken sometime in fall of 1968 is my best guess. Joanne (first wife) and I ...
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/ College Park, Me!, UM

mmmm, asparagus

All along the irrigation ditch that runs adjacent to our property we have the best ...
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/ Lifestyle

2nd New Foal This Year

I just realized that I didn't post a pic of the new colt born Sunday ...
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/ Photography

Green Mist

Took a pic of our outhouse with my iPhone and used the x-ray filter in ...
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/ Photography

Burning trash in 55 gal. drum

We keep a old metal drum in the shed area to burn cardboard and other ...
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/ Photography

Great Memorial Day Burgers

But first, a thought and a prayer for all those that have given the ultimate ...
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/ Family, Food and Drink

Found another old pic…

Probably taken in 1996 after we moved to the house on the Kern River outside of Bakersfield ...
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/ Kern River, Me!, Sandi Miata

Hammocks rock

Yesterday, between setting irrigation dams, siphon tubes, and filling horse waterers I did manage to take a break.  Today ...
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/ Me!

New iPhone coming with 3MP camera

But the existing 2MP takes pretty good shots already.  This is a pot on the ...
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/ Photography

Our iPhone 3G S Warranty

On release day Sandi and I both got the new iPhone 3G S models and ...
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/ Blue Star, Horses, SOB, Web/Tech, WTF

… along came a spider

Found this cutie inside the lid of a sprinkler valve box. ...
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/ Homestead, Strange

Some iPhone 3G S Photos

Took a few shots yesterday while working around the house.  Got a fine pic of ...
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/ Homestead, Horses

No horses were harmed in the making of this photo

This isn't a real pic, it is actually two pics taken with my iPhone while ...
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Nature Is Beautiful

Unless otherwise noted, all photos are taken with my iPhone and post-processed with iPhone applications ...
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/ Homestead

2nd Cutting, Sub Par

We need more water in several areas of the field.  This fall we're going to ...
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/ Homestead

We’re famous! Look at us!

^^ Sandi was featured in a gallery exhibition in Denver. ^^ They put me on ...
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/ Family, Strange

Myrtle Beach/Missouri Trip

Took a trip and visited my sister and some friends. The weather was beautiful ...
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/ Friends, MO, Myrtle Beach, Travel

Edible from our garden

I didn't know that artichokes bloomed like this! ...
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/ Food and Drink, Homestead

Jeff’s Birthday Bash Video

Great occasion, great guests and great food.  Even the cinnamon lemon Patron shots ...
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/ Family, Food and Drink, Friends, Homestead

Honey Crisp Apples

We planted a Honey Crisp Apple tree 2 years ago and this year it finally ...
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/ Honey Crisp Apple, Lifestyle

Cedaredge Apple Festival

One of the carnies showing off the Euro Bungee.  It rained ...
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/ Euro Bungee, Lifestyle

Fall Weather

Summer was mild, then we had a cold snap in early October with freezing temps, ...
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/ Weather

Corn Field Maize and Artwork

Crop circles are taking on new shapes here in Olathe, CO.  The DeVries cut an ...
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/ Games, GPS, Seasonal

Sad H1N1 Vaccine Story

I don't usually add stuff here unless it relates to our life somehow, but this ...
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/ Current Affairs, Strange

I am the chimney sweep

It's a dirty job and Mike Rowe wasn't around. ...
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/ Me!, Mike Rowe

First heavy snow

/ Photography

Christmas season has started

I thought I'd launch the season with a pic taken in 2004 or 2005.  I ...
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/ Bad Santa, Me!

Too Friggin’ Cold!

It is not supposed to be this cold here in Delta.  We are in Colorado's ...
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/ Homestead, Seasonal, Weather

Christmas Feast

We celebrated Christmas in Meeker with the Giaos.  Drove up Christmas Eve and back late ...
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/ Lifestyle

Rest In Peace Bauer

Today after more than 13 years we had to say goodbye to the 3rd of ...
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/ Dogs

Foggy Snow Dusting

What a beautiful morning it was! ...
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/ Photography

WOOT! Celebrate! Today is National Weatherperson’s Day

Thursday, February 5, 2009 is National Weatherperson Day, commemorating the birth of John Jeffries in ...
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/ Science, Weather, WOOT

New From Apple?

While playing 'Words With Friends' on my iPhone I suddenly became aware of why apple ...
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/ Friends, PC, Strange, Web/Tech

Great New Email Client

And then there was Postbox. I don't usually plug software on this blog but ...
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/ OS, Web/Tech, Weblogs

Redneck Turkey Roasting Video

The skewer kept slipping and I had to resort to using something to hold things ...
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/ Lifestyle

Bacon Topped Meatloaf

I could lose weight if I had more will power.  Well, maybe not. Dang, ...
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/ Lifestyle

It Didn’t Explode!

It's the time of year to burn the fields in preparation for the new hay ...
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/ Homestead, Strange

An Early Birthday Present

Just a quick post to put up a picture of our newest family additions.  Please ...
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/ Dogs, Family

Sharpening our Skills

We're starting to visit the Montrose Rod & Gun Club indoor (and outdoor) range more ...
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/ Health, Sports

A New Baby Colt

Sandi acts as the breeding and babysitting facility for our babies as well as her ...
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/ Homestead, Horses

Sleeping…

/ Photography

Enjoying my new patio and fireplace

Family got together and built a new patio area complete with a fireplace.  Great spot ...
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/ Family, Food and Drink, Homestead

WOW, just WOW

This image is not Photoshopped. Large sinkholes devour Guatemala City. A giant sinkhole larger ...
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Happy Birthday USA!

Independence Day video from my deck in 720p HD taken with and edited on my ...
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/ Family, Homestead, Seasonal

Mac the mini

Leta's champion ...
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/ Horses

Maryland Blue Crabs

Before: After: ...
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/ Lifestyle

Maryland Blue Crabs

Before: After: ...
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/ Lifestyle

Walking Confluence Park

I've been walking almost daily for the past couple months and my latest location is ...
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/ Confluence Park, Health

Walking Confluence Park

I've been walking almost daily for the past couple months and my latest location is ...
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/ Confluence Park, Health

Bette discovered TV

After 6 years Bette has decided that she likes watching NatGeo and Animal Planet ...
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/ Animal Planet, Dogs

The bridge at Confluence Park

My daily walk/run takes me through Confluence Park just a few miles from home.  This ...
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/ Confluence Park, Travel

Pumpkins, Bats and Owls

We stayed up until about 2am making cookies. ...
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/ Lifestyle

Fall at the Park

Bette leads the way as we walk through the fallen leaves of autumn. ...
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/ Dogs, Health, Travel

Visitor For Thanksgiving

Our good friend and previous neighbor from Bakersfield, Stephanie came to visit over the holiday.  ...
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/ Food and Drink, Friends, Seasonal

Christmas and New Years

Despite the inactivity here on the site, we did indeed celebrate both Christmas and New ...
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Christmas and New Years

Despite the inactivity here on the site, we did indeed celebrate both Christmas and New ...
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Photos From The Past 1

/ Me!

Photos From The Past 2

This set has more recent photos, youngest at age 11 in the Drum Corps. ...
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/ Drum Corps, Me!

Almost May; snow in Meeker

I'm really happy we don't live there any longer. Delta is much more temperate. ...
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/ Weather

New Gate to the Garden

[pe2-gallery class="aligncenter" ] [/pe2-gallery]Added a gate and trellis to the garden area from the patio ...
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/ Homestead

Still snow mid-May

[pe2-gallery class="aligncenter" ] [/pe2-gallery]Catching up with some photos. May 22 has significant snow on the ...
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/ Homestead, West Elks

They love me!

/ Me!

Sizzle #bacon

/ Photography

Just fruit.

/ Photography

Main Street

/ Photography

Fence mending 6Kv

/ Me!

Yard work break #cigar

/ Me!

Mowing

/ Homestead, Seasonal

Sun Roof

/ Photography

Storm Clouds

/ Photography

I Love Tomatoes

/ Lifestyle

Panzer the Poodle

/ Photography

Geese on Lake

Photos taken with iPhone 4 and post-processed on iPhone using PhotoStudio and sometimes ...
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/ Photography

Cigar & Espresso

Sitting outside Doghouse Espresso having a Romeo y Julieta and a 4-shot Grind ...
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/ Doghouse Espresso, Me!

Pumpkin?

Not a fan of pumpkin ale. Don't like most 'flavors' added to my beer or ...
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/ Lifestyle

Overflow Pond from Lake

Taken during my walk with Panzer at the lake ...
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/ Photography

Panzer running

(if the video won't play on your mobile device, try switching the mobile theme OFF ...
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/ Dogs, Homestead, Landscape, OFF

Just me. Hi everyone!

/ Me!

Running: Mon, 24 Sep 2012 17:41:58

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/ Running

My New Bumper Protector

This is the new case for my iPhone 5 SPIGEN SGP iPhone 5 ...
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/ Web/Tech

1875 Romeo y Julieta.

/ Me!

Beer. Is. Food.

/ Lifestyle

Breakfast!

/ Lifestyle

Love this burger

/ Lifestyle

I took this pic yesterday morning.

About an hour later my best buddy Panzer ran out of the house while I ...
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/ Dogs

It’s all about perspective

Be careful when taking your Christmas pics!

...
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/ Fun Stuff, Funny, Photography

Christmas Carols For Psychiatric Patients

  • SCHIZOPHRENIA: Do you Hear What I Hear?
  • DEMENTIA: I Think I'll Be Home for ...
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/ Fun Stuff, Funny, Seasonal

Obtuse Bronze Sculpture

I can't tell what this statue is all about. Is she being arrested and going ...
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/ Food and Drink, Funny, Kama Sutra, Strange

Sunrise

Original, with telephone wires removed, and filtered. All iPhone edits.





...
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/ Landscape, Seasonal, Weather

Famous Dave’s rocks

All you need to do is check in with the Foursquare app and your second ...
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/ Food and Drink, FREE, Fun Stuff, Sam Adams

Morning Moon

Original and square crop filtered. It was 2 degrees at 7am. ...
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/ Homestead, Landscape

It’s Too Dang Cold!

Look at forecast! Headed to -13 degrees!

...
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/ Homestead, Weather

Ravens vs. Broncos



At Dave's Famous BBQ ...
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/ BBQ, Food and Drink, Fun Stuff, Me!, Sports

Sprung

/ Homestead, Landscape, Weather

Just cut hay

/ Fun Stuff

#curepetcancer

This isn't to suggest that my pal Panzer was a victim of cancer, it was ...
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/ Fun Stuff, Rainbow Bridge

Wild turkey with chick

She was wandering around behind the old welcome center for the subdivision with her baby ...
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/ TURKEY, Wildlife

Apple Watch – Shop Apple Watch

Stainless steel and space black stainless steel cases. The display is protected by sapphire crystal. And ...
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View from my room in Myrtle Beach last month.

Stayed at the Jamaican, a part of the Caribbean Resorts property. Great view and newly ...
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/ Lifestyle, Myrtle Beach, Travel

St. John’s River Arts Festival (Sanford)

Lots of regional artists showing everything from photography to interactive art.  Here is a example: ...
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/ Fun Stuff, Lifestyle

Magnolia Grandiflora at Dr. P. Phillips Hospital

This beautiful flower was found on a walkway between the parking garage and one of ...
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/ flower, Landscape, magnolia

Peacock at Magnolia Park

Unfortunately, although I followed him for about 30 minutes, he didn't open his fantail.  He ...
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/ Magnolia Park, Wildlife

Home to the Peacock in the previous post

Beautiful water feature at Magnolia Park.  I went to a bluegrass festival there last weekend ...
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/ Landscape, Magnolia Park

Losing weight and lowering BP

Regular exercise like walking 2.5-5K a day and eating right is paying off!  Goal ...
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/ BP, Health, Lifestyle, Runkeeper

A Taste of Sanford

Went to the food and music festival A Taste of Sanford 2015 and got some ...
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/ bird, Wildlife

Sunset in neighborhood

Just a quick snap taken during my walk/jog around the neighborhood on my birthday ...
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Night shot iPhone 6 Plus, grainy but nailed the shot.

I really like ProCamera.  It is easy to use but has depth, allowing lots of ...
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/ ISO, Lifestyle, Photography, WB

Oakridge Gun Range

Haven't been out shooting in a few years.  Picked up a box of shells and ...
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/ HK, Lifestyle, USP

Wekiwa Springs State Park

Took my camera and went to Wekiwa Springs State Park today. Walked all around the ...
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Mead Botanical Gardens

Took a walk to the gardens while my car was being serviced this morning. Ran ...
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/ bird, Landscape, Wildlife

Sand Crane Streetwalkers

These guys roam the neighborhood regularly. Took this just before sunset from about a foot ...
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/ No Fear, Wildlife

Brisket for lunch!

Went to the Central Florida BBQ Blowout at the Oveido Mall parking lot today. At ...
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Fringe Festival Retro Beach Party

This boss little afternoon finds rockabilly and surf rockers colliding on the Green Lawn of the ...
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Repticon – Sharing Reptiles with the World

OK, not really my kind of show but it was there at the fairgrounds and ...
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/ OK, Science, Strange, Wildlife

Wood Stork

Spent some time at the lake at the Orlando Fairgrounds watching wildlife.  The Wood Storks ...
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More Sandhill Cranes

Took a walk around the neighborhood and found these two near the recharge basin ...
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/ Wildlife

Cocoa Village BBQ & Blues

The 5th Annual festival was held in the Historic Cocoa Village downtown park. ⇓ I arrived ...
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/ BBQ, Food and Drink, Landscape, Music

Early Morning Run!

Got up early and drove 30 minutes north to Blanchard Park for the Orlando Runners ...
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Prep for 5K tomorrow

Had some weather during my carb loading...  Clouds are real, lightning and temp overlay ...
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/ Food and Drink, Weather

Watermelon 5K – Independence Day

Got up early and drove north of downtown to the City of Winter Park for the ...
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/ Fun Stuff, Runkeeper

Having a beer with my little friend

He was under my table. He talked me into saving up to 15% on ...
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Epcot

Took a trip to Disney Epcot, haven't been there in 20 years or so. Had ...
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The Orlando Eye

The Orlando Eye opened on May 4, 2015 and I finally went to check it ...
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The Great American Bacon Race!

Fun event, but a little bit pricey. I guess they need to cover the cost ...
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/ Health, Runkeeper

Reached some goals…

I've been trying to lose some weight since I moved to Florida in April and ...
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Long Overdue Update

Lots has happened in the past couple years. Left Florida and moved north to New ...
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/ Dogs, Food and Drink, Fun Stuff, Lifestyle, Me!, Weather

Surgery for Carpal Tunnel

Over the past year I have noticed a steadily increasing numbness in my right hand, ...
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/ Health, Me!

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